Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 127 120
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7 -33
Contract jobs citing SAP 121 125 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.71% 1.93% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 5.00% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 70 97
City of London median daily rate £494 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.23% +6.32% +2.70%
10th Percentile £334 £300 £351
90th Percentile £659 £750 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £459
% change year-on-year - +9.05% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £69.17 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.71% - -
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,723 2,501 2,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.40% 38.72% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,019 1,824 2,125
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 42 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.46 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.97% -13.38% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.97 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £26.50 £29.96 £31.35
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.53% -13.38% +6.01%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 70 (57.85%) Finance
2 27 (22.31%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.70%) ERP
5 19 (15.70%) Oracle
6 18 (14.88%) HTML
7 16 (13.22%) SQL
8 15 (12.40%) Manufacturing
8 15 (12.40%) Programme Management
8 15 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (11.57%) Marketing
9 14 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (11.57%) Electronics
9 14 (11.57%) Telecoms
9 14 (11.57%) Java
10 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
10 13 (10.74%) Migration
11 11 (9.09%) Open Source
11 11 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
12 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.26%) SAP HANA
12 10 (8.26%) Project Management
12 10 (8.26%) MVC
12 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
12 10 (8.26%) PHP
12 10 (8.26%) XML
12 10 (8.26%) OO
12 10 (8.26%) SAS

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.26%) SAS
2 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.65%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.83%) Liferay
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (7.44%) Actimize
3 7 (5.79%) SAP MM
4 6 (4.96%) SAP CO
4 6 (4.96%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (3.31%) SAP ERP
5 4 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (3.31%) SAP PM
6 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (2.48%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (2.48%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.65%) Maximo
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.65%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (1.65%) SAP HCM
7 2 (1.65%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.65%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.83%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.13%) SaaS
4 3 (2.48%) PaaS
5 2 (1.65%) MailChimp
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.83%) Boomi
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) SAP HANA
3 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.61%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.61%) MySQL
4 8 (6.61%) SAP BW
5 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.31%) Power BI
7 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.48%) Lumira
8 2 (1.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.65%) GIS
8 2 (1.65%) QlikView
9 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Xdebug
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.65%) webpack
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 70 (57.85%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Manufacturing
3 14 (11.57%) Electronics
3 14 (11.57%) Marketing
3 14 (11.57%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.44%) Back Office
4 9 (7.44%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.13%) Banking
6 4 (3.31%) Billing
7 3 (2.48%) Retail
8 2 (1.65%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.65%) International Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.83%) Automotive
9 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.83%) Games
9 1 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (17.36%) Analyst
2 20 (16.53%) Consultant
3 19 (15.70%) Developer
4 14 (11.57%) Architect
5 12 (9.92%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) SAP Consultant
6 11 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) SAP Manager
7 10 (8.26%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.61%) LAMP Developer
8 8 (6.61%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (6.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 8 (6.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Fraud Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Fraud Business Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Functional Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) SAP Architect
11 5 (4.13%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.88%) HTML
2 10 (8.26%) Middleware
2 10 (8.26%) XML
3 9 (7.44%) CSS
3 9 (7.44%) CSS3
4 8 (6.61%) DOM
4 8 (6.61%) LAMP
4 8 (6.61%) Silex
4 8 (6.61%) Symfony
5 5 (4.13%) EDI
5 5 (4.13%) IDoc
6 2 (1.65%) Laravel
6 2 (1.65%) REST
6 2 (1.65%) Sass
6 2 (1.65%) SOAP
6 2 (1.65%) Spring
6 2 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.83%) Flash
7 1 (0.83%) Java EE
7 1 (0.83%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) RIA
5 2 (1.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) Life Science
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Unix
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.70%) ERP
5 15 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (12.40%) Programme Management
6 14 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (10.74%) Migration
8 11 (9.09%) Open Source
9 10 (8.26%) MVC
9 10 (8.26%) OO
9 10 (8.26%) Project Management
9 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Analytics
10 9 (7.44%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 9 (7.44%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (6.61%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.61%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
11 8 (6.61%) Identity Management
11 8 (6.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.22%) SQL
2 14 (11.57%) Java
3 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.26%) PHP
4 3 (2.48%) ABAP
5 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ACSP
3 1 (0.83%) ACTC
3 1 (0.83%) CCA
3 1 (0.83%) CIMA
3 1 (0.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.83%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) MCP
3 1 (0.83%) MCTS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) IFRS
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) COREP
2 1 (0.83%) HL7
2 1 (0.83%) PMO
2 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) Oracle
2 10 (8.26%) IBM
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.44%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.31%) Ariba
4 4 (3.31%) Workday
5 3 (2.48%) hybris
6 2 (1.65%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.65%) HP
6 2 (1.65%) Informatica
6 2 (1.65%) Ivanti
6 2 (1.65%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Concur
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) Talend
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.83%) VMware